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The Dangers of Vaping

Does your child use e-cigarettes? According to the Surgeon General, these small devices are increasing in popularity, especially among young adults. The National Youth Tobacco Survey from 2011-2018 estimated that 20% of high school youth vape with e-cigarettes. Today, nearly one-third of deaths from heart disease are a direct result of smoking or secondhand smoke. … Continue reading The Dangers of Vaping

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Sunscreen 101

What to look for, SPF and ingredients break-down Summer in the Pacific Northwest is a stunning time of year, sending many people outdoors to revel in the beauty and warmth. However, before heading outside for an extended time, it’s important to take steps to protect your skin. Despite our many gloomy days, the state of … Continue reading Sunscreen 101

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Screen your Teen!

Is your pre-teen or teen due for a visit? Did you know? Only 1 in 3 Oregon adolescents go to the doctor for an annual visit. Summer is a great time to schedule a well-care visit for your teen. What can you/they expect from your child’s visit to Broadway Medical Clinic? In addition to a … Continue reading Screen your Teen!

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Children’s Health Foundation

The Children’s Health Foundation is a non-profit organization that partners with your Pediatrician to develop quality health care programs in our community. We work together to foster the highest quality care for children, to raise awareness on health issues, and to achieve better children’s health outcomes. Here are a few resources for parents. The Summer … Continue reading Children’s Health Foundation